K D Waldo Middle School

  • K D Waldo Middle School serves 924 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • K D Waldo Middle School operates within the Aurora East Usd 131 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 924 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 924 students
K D Waldo Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % K D Waldo Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
K D Waldo Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade K D Waldo Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
K D Waldo Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
K D Waldo Middle School Asian Students (1989-2004)
Hispanic
88%
25%
K D Waldo Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
17%
K D Waldo Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
1%
49%
K D Waldo Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
K D Waldo Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
K D Waldo Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups K D Waldo Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.31
K D Waldo Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
52%
K D Waldo Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
K D Waldo Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Aurora East Usd 131 School District's student population of 14,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,518 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,731 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 14,079 753
Aurora East Usd 131 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $184 MM $12 MM
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $172 MM $11 MM
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,518 $16,005
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,731 $14,988
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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